Whether you are an investor, or are a small business owner, or are interested in the ways in which capital flows to the small businesses that drive our economy, here are two upcoming events at which you’ll be able to join ICA CEO, Allison Kelly.
Driving Capital into Manufacturing: Why and How
On Tuesday, October 6th, you can join Allison as she moderates a “conversation about how local manufacturers can access the capital they need to thrive with leading financial experts.” This event is part of Bay Area Manufacturing Week which kicks off this Friday and is a project led by our friends at SF Made.
The panelists at this event are:
- Elizabeth Demetriou, National Program Director, Economic Development of Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
- Rob Holden, Lending Officer at Bank of Marin, Amalgamated Bank, New Resource Bank
- Barbara Morrison, Founder & President of TMC Financing
- Elmer Moore Jr., Executive Director of Scale Up Milwaukee
The discussion starts at 11am. You can register here and read more about Manufacturing Week here.
FOOD FUNDED is a two-day event that convenes investors, funders, and food manufacturers for two days of educational workshops and live investment presentations to catalyze the funding flow for food ventures. This year, the Food Funded event brings 24 curated Food entrepreneurs with bold missions and focus on solutions addressing Justice, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion (JEDI) and Climate Change in our food system.
Allison will be a featured speaker at the event, and is joined by other impressive leaders in the Food and Investment spaces, like Tanya Holland, Esther Park, Chef GW Chew, and many more.